Converting Levels to Quake 4

A common question online seems to be "How can I load a Quake 3 map into Quake 4?" As great as original maps are, re-makes and conversions offer some fun nostalgia and, in the case of someone converting one of their own older maps, great opportunities to take familiar work for prior Quake games and use that as a base to become familiar with the Q4 editor and workflow. Here's a quick overview on how you can get your older work up and running in Quake 4.

Preparing the Old Map

Quake 4 can load .map files for any previous Quake title. To make the process as smooth as possible, we recommend the following steps:

Finishing the Conversion

Once the map is loaded, there's just a handful more things to keep in mind:

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LevelEditor Q4Conversion (last edited 2006-02-15 05:05:40 by AndrewWeldon)